Minister of Agriculture Ngamau Munokoa of Cook Islands

The Minister of Internal Affairs, Ngamau Munokoa said the decision was made because the councils have not been fulfilling their responsibilities of maintaining community roadsides, roads, drains and streams.
From PacNews) 10 NOVEMBER 2003 RAROTONGA (Pacnews.
Minister Munokoa said that Cook Islands and other Pacific countries aim to build a more inclusive society, strengthen good governance and ensure sustainable use of resources and infrastructures.
Nikao MP Ngamau Munokoa has been appointed Deputy Prime Minister and Akaoa MP Tapi Taio has become Minister of Finance following Tuesday’s abortive “coup” attempt.
Our correspondent in Rarotonga, Florence Syme Buchanan, says Ngamau Munokoa is an experienced politician.